20 Years of Cancer Care

In 2023, Grand River Regional Cancer Program celebrates 20 years of Cancer Care, and the 20th year of operation in the Grand River Hospital Cancer Centre.

We’re celebrating this incredible milestone with an event series. See below for details.

Cancer Prevention and Screening Awareness Day

Tuesday, September 26, 2023

12:00 PM – 7:00 PM

In the outdoor space in front of Grand River Hospital’s Regional Cancer Centre – 835 King Street West, Kitchener

All members of the public are invited to this FREE outdoor cancer prevention and screening awareness event! Learn about breast, colorectal and cervical cancer screening, help yourself to lots of resources, visit the Mole Mobile for an on-the-spot skin check-up by a dermatologist, and take a tour of the Waterloo Wellington Breast Centre at Grand River Hospital’s Freeport location.


12:00 PM – 7:00 PM

  • Mole Mobile – FREE skin cancer checking by a Dermatologist onsite in the mobile screening unit!
  • Cancer screening information for breast, colorectal and cervical cancers, and tobacco cessation!  Drop by our booth and play the Spin and Win game to win a prize! 

2:00 PM – 7:00 PM

  • Tours of the Waterloo Wellington Breast Centre! at Grand River Hospital’s Freeport site (3570 King St E, Kitchener) ; last tour at 6:30 PM

Grand River Hospital Cancer Centre Open House

Saturday, November 4, 2023

Grand River Hospital’s Cancer Centre, 835 King Street W, Kitchener

All members of the public are invited to learn more about how we work at the Cancer Centre - how we support the journeys of patients and their families every step of the way. Come for a tour of the Cancer Centre and much more - details to come!